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. this is the fourth anniversary of the death of 22-year-old oscar grant. nick smith has more. >> we want the world to fall in love with officers. >>reporter: 22-year-old oscar grant fatally shot by officer on this platform new year's eve 2009. today the family held a rally to remember him and thank the community for shine ago spotlight on the events surrounding his death. >> had it not been for the community open that platform that night none of us would know who officer grant is. >>reporter: cell phone video revealed more about the shooting than the public initially knew. this video made its way to you tube and the media. in it you can see former bart police officer messerly holding grant down on the floor with his hands held behind his back. messerly who is white testified that he had intended to draw his taser and that firing his gun was purely accidental. charges of racism were swift and unyielding. >> this officer got off with murder and he didn't have to even go to prison not one day. >>reporter: 2010 jury cleared messerly of all charges except involuntary manslaughter. he was sente
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